The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Free Online Education

Front-End Web Development with React


This course explores Javascript based front-end application development, and in particular the React library (Currently Ver. 16.3). This course will use JavaScript ES6 for developing React application. You will also get an introduction to the use of Reactstrap for Bootstrap 4-based responsive UI design. You will be introduced to various aspects of React components. You will learn about React router and its use in developing single-page applications. You will also learn about designing controlled forms. You will be introduced to the Flux architecture and Redux. You will explore various aspects of Redux and use it to develop React-Redux powered applications. You will then learn to use Fetch for client-server communication and the use of REST API on the server side. A quick tour through React animation support and testing rounds off the course. You must have preferably completed the previous course in the specialization on Bootstrap 4, or have a working knowledge of Bootstrap 4 to be able to navigate this course. Also a good working knowledge of JavaScript, especially ES 5 is strongly recommended.

At the end of this course you will:

– Be familiar with client-side Javascript application development and the React library
– Be able to implement single page applications in React
– Be able to use various React features including components and forms
– Be able to implement a functional front-end web application using React
– Be able to use Reactstrap for designing responsive React applications
– Be able to use Redux to design the architecture for a React-Redux application

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Language: English

Subtitles: English

Front-End Web Development with React – The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology